GARDEN OBELISKS & PLANT SUPPORTS

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19th May 2016 10am-4pm
ELLICAR GARDENS WITH ALSION WALLING

Join us at Ellicar Gardens for a morning weaving a willow obelisk and stylish plant supports with professional Willow Weaver and Artist Alison Walling.
Learn basic willow weaving techniques  to make your own Garden Obelisk plant support from willow, perfect for use in a pot, decorative border or allotment for your Sweet Peas, clematis, tender climbing annuals or beans.  Once you have learned this technique it can be adapted to make border hurdles, trellis or open plant supports.  This course is suitable for beginners and all tools and materials are supplied.Take home everything you make. coffees, teas and cakes served through the morning. Participants are welcome to tour Ellicar Gardens for ideas and inspiration.

£45 per person
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FLOWER AND GARDEN PHOTOGRAPHY MASTERCLASS

photographerFLOWER AND GARDEN PHOTOGRAPHY MASTERCLASS
THURSDAY 6th OCTOBER 2016

ELLICAR GARDENS WITH CLIVE NICHOLS

This course begins with an illustrated talk by Clive followed by practical sessions in the garden where students can learn about the techniques honed by Clive over a twenty year career as a professional flower and garden photographer. Clive is a very experienced teacher and will show you how to get the most from your camera whatever your skill level. Please bring your own camera – a digital SLR camera is preferable - plus preferably more than one lens and a tripod if you have one. The course is ideal for SLR novices as well as more seasoned photographers.

10am-4pm
£110 including refreshments throughout the day and a delicious home cooked lunch.
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UPCOMING ELLICAR GARDEN WORKSHOPS

Upcoming Ellicar Garden Workshops include:

  • Willow Weaving
  • Basket Weaving
  • Botanical Painting
  • Garden Photography Masterclass

Ellicar Garden and school rooms are available to hire for you to host your own worshop or meeting. Please get in touch for further details.